A custom list in SharePoint is a blank list in which you can add your own columns and views. Use this if none of the built-in list types are similar to the list you want to make.

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Get ID value passed in Query String from custom list

There is a web part that displays information based on the ID present in the query string, along with that we also need to add another information to the page. There is a list that has ID number. I ...
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While copy pasting row in Quick edit view error is coming up as “Value does not fall within the expected range”

There is an issue while copy-paste an existing row in SharePoint list through quick edit. The list has lot of columns and among them 15 columns are of lookup, people and group columns. The view where ...
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new form - edit form -display form load very slowly

we have large custom list in sharepoint 2013. these items are around 10000. recently new,edit,display form loaded slowly. forms take a long time to load, about near 2 minutes. forms customized with ...
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Why isn't CAML Query Getting Data from a Column?

I have a custom list which I am pulling data from using JavaScript. However for some reason it does not pick up two columns when I call them by their name. I have to use ...
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Create external content type with sql server

I need to have an external list in SharePoint 2013, i found a lot of tutorial but. I need that my external content type has a unique authentification to my sql tablE. i don't want connection to the ...
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Update Edit form list from SP-Update

I have one project actually in production environment. I must deploy one change request on edit form of one list called Person. I have developed one SharePoint Farm Solution with my list definition ...
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Retrieve data from Sharepoint list to ASPX page

I have a sharepoint list named Products with the following columns: ProductID Name Price. In ASPX page there are 3 text boxes that will hold the data for each corresponding column as shown below: ...
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How to get a table as cell of a custom list?

I am not experienced with Sharepoint at all and I wanted to be able to add some data (user, text, ...) wich was no problem, but I also want a list of (text,date). for example: title, user, task, date ...
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Possible to lock cell in list?

I set up a list based off of a calendar, this is a list of tickets we have available to employees, I have set it to not allow an employee to sign up for more than 1 set of tickets, is it possible to ...
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Limiting the Number of Attendees

Created a list that keep tracks of people signing up for a class. Is there a way I can set a custom list that will not allow anyone to be able to sign-up if it reaches a certain number of people. I ...
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Conditional Web Part

I am trying to design a custom list form wherein the forms shown will depend on the type of user. My intention is to have several web parts to cater for the different types of user. I plan to load ...
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Email employee selected in a list

I have a custom list where employees can nominate colleagues to be recognised. The company directory is connected to the list. I want the person who is nominated to receive an email so they can see ...
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Sharepoint Checkbox Hover Text

I have a Custom List with checkboxes to for one column. The default text which appears when you hover over a checkbox with your cursor seems to be the name of the checkbox. Is there any way to change ...
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Calculated Formula in Swedish Language

I have the following calculated Column formula =CONCATENATE(Title ,LEFT("00000" ,5-(LEN( TEXT(NextNumber,"0") ) ...
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Back and Next Button in a Custom list

I have a Custom list for my Client's Licenses Renewal Alert. I want to be able to navigate between each entry without going back to the main list each time. Is there a way to add a buttons like ...
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“Invalid Form Template” Error - InfoPath 2013

I've configured Infopath Forms Services in SharePoint Central Administration but cannot get it to talk to SharePoint. I get the Invalid Form Template error every time I run the Design ...
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Lookup on same list

Are there a way OOTB if i have a lookup on my own custom list. If i select an other item. The other item is automatically linked. For example. I have list "test" with a lookup on "test" (so same ...
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Calculated column with ID removes ID number on update

I'm using SharePoint 2013 and I have a calculated column in a custom list, called "Project ID" that has the following calculation: ="DS-000"&ID The first item in the list has the "Project ID": ...
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multiple file upload to a list

My customer asked a component list for event announcements, and after event done they would like to upload event photos, videos or related files. I told them to use attachment but they have like 500+ ...
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How to get task and sub-task level % Complete to appear as total on summary task level % Complete

I created a Project Task list in SharePoint Foundation 2010. This list contains several Summary Tasks that contain Tasks. I am able to calculate the average % Complete for each task item in each ...
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Build a SharePoint online app that can create new lists

I'm new to building apps for SharePoint in Office 365. I'm pretty new as a developer as well. I do know that Apps are now called Add-ins, but I'm using Visual Studio and the projects are still named ...
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Document library directly on edit form

I need to have versioning with draft version and approval. Custom list has only major version and not minor. So i could use document library but i don't have document to upload. Are there a way with ...
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Using the same app but with differing content

Afternoon, Any help or guidance will be greatly appreciated. I have created an app called 'Projects' using a custom list. Following the creation of a page i've inserted this app as a web part two ...
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SP13: Custom List Add Item Redirect

This is possible with a SharePoint Survey, but not sure how it's done using a Custom List. I have a custom list and when someone adds an item after they click 'save' it opens to the list library ...
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Convert Plain Text to Link?

I have one list, In that one column has plain text but by migration tool I migrated document to that filed for 2k records. Is there any way to convert that attachment link for all 2k records? ...
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Number items in the list, what is the threshold value when we apply view to share-point online?

I had created list in O365 share-point online site, and about 6k items were there, But when I applied view group by some field it will showing only 5k items, Is there any solution to get all items by ...
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How to update multiple items in sharepoint list online using javascript

I want to update 4 items in the same time in my sharepoint custom list using Javascript. Im using a camlquery to get the item witch i want to update. Can anybody please help me and write a function to ...
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List content not returning in Search Results

I have a List with an Enhanced Rich Text column body text (Multiple lines of text). No results are returning in this list or column. In List Settings I set Allow items from this list to appear in ...
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Default value for Date and Time column rounds up to next hour

Have a list with column type of Date and Time call Event Date We have the default value for this Event Date field of Today's Date. When users add a new item, if it is 10:02 AM, the value for Event ...
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Document ID for List Items

Is it possible to get a document ID for an item in a custom list? I have the Document ID service enabled, but I can't see any document ID in the list of xsl items. For reference, I'm using the ...
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how to override the redirect function of cancel button in Display form?

I have a custom list and I am showing some items on the home page. When the user clicks on a link it is sent to the display page. But, when you are on the display page, the cancel button returns the ...
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Can a SharePoint List contain InfoPath forms, and manually entered list items?

Is it possible to store InfoPath forms with exposed public fields, AND manually-entered list items (with the same fields) in the same list? If so, how can this be achieved?
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Employee Skills Matrix

We are looking for a way to use SharePoint to manage an employee skills matrix. This matrix is currently an Excel spreadsheet, however this is becoming rather cumbersome. Our data consists of: 150 ...
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How to add a New Item form to a page in SharePoint Online?

I am using SharePoint Online which looks to be version 2013. I want a New Item form on my home page. I have tried SharePoint Designer 2013. I tried making a new page and it complains that "this page ...
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Display multiple related lists on a single page with paging

I need to display multiple SharePoint custom lists in a single page. Let me explain the requirement with following example: List 1: User List Columns: 1. Name 2. Age 3. Gender 4. DOB ...
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Sharepoint list item bug in text column, part of written values get erased

My problem is this - Environment - I have a Sharepoint (2010) and a Custom list. The list items have couple columns, but only one of them has weird bug that randomly happens to different users. This ...
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SharePoint Online List limitations

Is it just me or is it really strange that SSRS 2012 still does not support Claims based authentication or OData connections? Anybody know of plans? Reasons for such a hole in the strategy? Part of a ...
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Calendar Column to Custom List

I know there is a way, but not sure how to do it. I want to pull a date column from a calendar list and have it appear in a custom list. The purpose is to so when others enter a date into calendar ...
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Populate multiple fields based on external data source item Sharepoint 2010

I am building a function booking form. I have 2 custom lists. List 1 (Main data source) contains regular information like Name, function date, number of people, etc. List 2 (Secondary data source) ...
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Dynamically Show the values in Drop-down Menu based on user name

I have a custom task list with a column that is designed as a drop-down menu (values: a, b, c) and a column "Assign To". My design goal is when users try to edit this list via the form, SharePoint ...
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Limit list entry according to number in group

I have a very simple list, 2 columns actually. "Name" and "Table". Its for users to reserve a table at an event. "Name" is free text and "Table" is a selection drop down There are obviously a ...
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Copy Specific SharePoint List Items and embed into email

We are creating a custom list. We want a button/link that when clicked, it pulls the title of the specific list item, along with the multiline text, and send it to whoever submitted it. I think this ...
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Dropdown in form with document library names

I have a custom list with a custom New Form in which I would like to have a drop down box that lists all the names of the document libraries in the site. Is this possible and how should I go about ...
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Retrieve a list column value only if it has a value with CAML-query [duplicate]

I wonder if someone can help me with a caml-query. I want to retreive list items from different list that has the column name "Link". But it should only retreive if the column has a value. How can I ...
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SP13: Lookup column with multiple selections

In SP10 and later this was not possible, but it's hard for me to find if Microsoft has made it possible in SP13. I have created a lookup column and wanted to be able to select multiple choices from ...
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Create list with data from Excel files

I use SP 2013 and have a requirement to capture values from all the Excel files in SharePoint. All the files have different file names, but have the same sheets and need to refer to same cell in each ...
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How to query only custom list?

Is it posible to query only custom list? In SharePoint you can add different type of list i.e tasks, contacts etc. I want to retrieve all items that the current user has created only if the items are ...
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Unable To set EnforceUniqueValue property to a column

I have created a custom list using Visual Studio. Now I have a requirement to set unique value to a column. I tried to set EnforceUniqueValue Property to true in Schema.xml, but it is throwing an ...
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How to retrieve list hyperlink field values?

I know how to retrieve items like Title etc. I can query the columns and fetch data. But it doesnt show the hyperlinks. Appreciate if someone can help me out! getListItem.get_item('Link').get_url(); ...
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User changeable subscriptions for news in different categories

We have a SharePoint site with lots of technical documentation. When new documentation is uploaded or current documentation is updated we create a new "News" object in a custom list. The news object ...